Links updated: 20 January 2009
Newborn Hearing Loss
(American Speech-Language-Hearing Association )
Get the facts.
States Rated on Birth Defect Testing
Where you live determines which tests babies get at birth.
Early Hearing Detection and Intervention
(National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management)
The NCHAM has put together resources to aid in the establishment and operation of universal newborn hearing screening programs.
How We Hear
(Children's Hospital of Philadelphia)
Find out how sound gets through the ear to the brain.
Hearing Impairment causes and prevention (March of Dimes)
Quick reference to facts about newborn hearing impairment.
Speech and Language Development
(University of Texas, Dallas)
Learn the behaviors to expect from children with normally developing speech and language.
Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Action Center
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association is actively lobbying at both the state and federal levels to enact legislation that would provide hearing screening for newborns and infants.
Sound from Silence
(American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
Understanding cochlear implants.